Network Security: Careful password management is essential

Protecting IT systems against unauthorized access has become an essential requirement for every business. With the growth of e-business and legislation such as the Freedom of Information Act, applications and services need to be available to an increasing variety of users: office-based workers, remote users, suppliers, customers and the general public.

But the plethora of firewalls, encryption and authentication systems that companies are investing in do not seem to be enough to prevent security breaches and identity theft. IT Observer - What's the password?

Linked by shanmuga Tuesday, 22nd November 2005 12:16AM